What Happened on January 19, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Israel recognizes PLO as no longer criminal
  • Oakland A's unveil new elephant logo
  • Robert M Gates, ends term as 15th director of CIA
  • STS-54 (Endeavour) lands

Famous Birthdays

  • John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg, son of Caroline Kennedy

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Street, basketball player, dies at 20
  • Kees Scherer, Dutch photographer (World Press Photo), dies at 72
  • Reginald Lewis, CEO (Beatrice), dies of brain cancer at 50
  • William LeMassena, actor (All that Jazz), dies of lung cancer at 76